September 2019 Board Meetings


Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2019


Omni Dallas
555 South Lamar Street
Dallas, TX



This is an exciting time for our organization. We thank you in advance for joining us in Dallas next month.

Hotel Information

Omni Dallas
555 South Lamar St.
Dallas, Texas 75202

Book Your Hotel Room

Note: The deadline to book your hotel is Friday, August 23, 2019.


Sunday, September 15, 2019

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM – Registration
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM – Board Meetings
6:00 PM - Taste of TRAEF - see info below!

Note: Paid ticket and RSVP required to attend Taste of TRAEF

Monday, September 16, 2019

8:00 AM -5:00 PM – Meetings
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Cocktail Reception
7:00 PM - Optional Dinner Event

Note: RSVP required, donations encouraged

Tuesday September 17, 2019

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Meetings
Noon - Adjourn

Board Members - Register Here

Taste of TRAEF

Proceeds to benefit the TRA Education Foundation

Sunday, September 15 | 6:00 PM
Home of Edith & Chris Aslam
Dallas, Texas

Support the TRA Education Foundation and join us for an intimate evening of Whisky, Wine and What-Nots at Edith and Chris Aslam’s Southwest Dallas home. The Aslam’s home is a beautifully appointed midcentury modern multi-level in the historic Kessler Park neighborhood. Entertainment provided by Tomas Sclar, classical guitarist, while guests enjoy the gardens and poolside ambiance. A handful of talented chefs will each present an elevated composed plate for guests. These will not be tasting/grazing stations.

Confirmed Chefs 

Thomas Archer, 3015 at Trinity Groves
Jimmy Contreras, Taco y Vino
Larry Delgado, The Delgado Collective
Steve DeShazo, El Centro College Good and Hospitality Institute
Eric Dryer, Oprah’s former personal chef, opening HALL Arts Hotel in October
Chris Patrick, formerly of Abacus

Whiskey Tasting

Firestone & Robertson Distilling, TX Whiskey and Bourbon, will be the exclusive whiskey provider for the event. TX will have their own composed flight station offering a flight of three drinks: Bourbon neat, and two mixed cocktails. They will also provide the signature cocktail, The Litagator, located at the main bar.

Purchase your Taste of TRAEF ticket as you register for the meeting and thank you for your support.

Board Members - Register Here